Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 27:17-27

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Proverbs 27:17-27

VUL 17 ferrum ferro acuitur et homo exacuit faciem amici sui NIV 17 As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. VUL 18 qui servat ficum comedet fructus eius et qui custos est domini sui glorificabitur NIV 18 He who tends a fig tree will eat its fruit, and he who looks after his master will be honored. VUL 19 quomodo in aquis resplendent vultus prospicientium sic corda hominum manifesta sunt prudentibus NIV 19 As water reflects a face, so a man's heart reflects the man. VUL 20 infernus et perditio non replentur similiter et oculi hominum insatiabiles NIV 20 Death and Destruction are never satisfied, and neither are the eyes of man. VUL 21 quomodo probatur in conflatorio argentum et in fornace aurum sic probatur homo ore laudantis NIV 21 The crucible for silver and the furnace for gold, but man is tested by the praise he receives. VUL 22 si contuderis stultum in pila quasi tisanas feriente desuper pilo non auferetur ab eo stultitia eius NIV 22 Though you grind a fool in a mortar, grinding him like grain with a pestle, you will not remove his folly from him. VUL 23 diligenter agnosce vultum pecoris tui tuosque greges considera NIV 23 Be sure you know the condition of your flocks, give careful attention to your herds; VUL 24 non enim habebis iugiter potestatem sed corona tribuetur in generatione generationum NIV 24 for riches do not endure forever, and a crown is not secure for all generations. VUL 25 aperta sunt prata et apparuerunt herbae virentes et collecta sunt faena de montibus NIV 25 When the hay is removed and new growth appears and the grass from the hills is gathered in, VUL 26 agni ad vestimentum tuum et hedi agri pretium NIV 26 the lambs will provide you with clothing, and the goats with the price of a field. VUL 27 sufficiat tibi lac caprarum in cibos tuos in necessaria domus tuae et ad victum ancillis tuis NIV 27 You will have plenty of goats' milk to feed you and your family and to nourish your servant girls.